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Flight of the Phoenix Reviews

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December 24, 2010
Exciting (but intense) adventure for older kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
April 1, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
July 5, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
June 20, 2005
Entertaining, but brainless, popcorn fun.
Full Review | Original Score: B
March 7, 2005
If I had seen this film before the original, I might have actually preferred it.
Full Review| Original Score: 8/10
March 5, 2005
Competent, watchable remake that improves on the special effects and running time but loses the moral complexity and the character work of the original.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
February 26, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
January 9, 2005
Plenty of action is here in this exciting remake of the earlier classic.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 5, 2005
'Despite all its flaws, this Phoenix rises to an acceptable entertainment level.'
Full ReviewRead More | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 3, 2005
Imagine-a Hollywood action film with real settings, real props and real people.
December 27, 2004
Sure, it's a bit of a mess, but it's an entertaining mess, and even if it does fly off a cliff towards the end I still can't exactly complain about being burned.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 27, 2004
Tension, teamwork and a lust for life fuel this admirable remake of the popular 1965 Jimmy Stewart film.
| Original Score: 3/4
December 27, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 26, 2004
If the praise seems faint, it's nevertheless praise -- this Flight of the Phoenix may not soar, but it manages to get itself airborne.
Read More | Original Score: B-
December 26, 2004
It's a serviceable adventure film that does the job in less time than the original film.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 23, 2004
If there's one thing you can be sure of, modern remakes of older movies always have better crashes.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 21, 2004
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
December 20, 2004
A movie about people sitting around the desert with nothing to do runs a high risk of being dull, but Phoenix has enough wit, energy and charisma to keep soaring.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 19, 2004
John Moore's remake doesn't come close to upstaging its predecessor...and yet it doesn't exactly humiliate itself either.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
December 17, 2004
Plane and simple!
Full Review| Original Score: B-
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